RWOP Delicious Dream Trips {Recipe: Philadelphia Cream Cheese Blueberry Muffins}

Cream Cheese Blueberry Muffins

There’s a little something I want to share with you, and it has to do with making your travel dreams come true. We all want to make our dreams come true, right? Philadelphia Cream Cheese has a thriving online community of home cooks (like us!) called The Real Women of Philadelphia (RWOP). This community, with…

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Even Better {Recipe: Creamy Chocolate Pancake Syrup}

Chocolate Pancake Syrup

“Oh, dear me!” Those were the first words that escaped my lips when I first tasted this creamy chocolate pancake syrup. Then I took another spoon full and continued to sing praises of joyous things unto the world. This. Is. Good. Period. When I took Chef Brad’s awesome recipe for Buttermilk Syrup and turned it…

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Because I’m the Mom {Recipe: Buttermilk Biscuits}

Blog biscuits Honey

“Mom, why do you get to put all of that butter and honey on your biscuits and we only get a tiny bit?” The question asked was fair enough. Buttermilk biscuits, fresh from the oven, are meant… they practically BEG for… melted butter honey goodness, but my kids don’t need to know that. They will…

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Bacon and Cheese Breakfast Muffins with a Kick

Bacon Muffins Vert

Pin It Weekends at our house are a time for more leisurely breakfasts… things that require more effort than the opening of a box and a pouring of cereal and milk into a bowl. Weekends are for stirring, sifting, baking… the smell of bacon or sausage wafting up the stairs, rousing the kids enough that…

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Cafe Escapes Dark Hot Chocolate Muffins and a Birchbox Giveaway

Choc Muffins Horiz

Enjoy 15% off Cafe Escapes and free standard shipping within the US at www.GreenMountainCoffee.com by using this discount code:  AM0010-3571. There are days where by 8am I am ready for an escape. Do you ever have days like that? I could sit here and run down what most of my mornings are like trying to…

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Now I Get It! {Recipe: Biscoff Biscotti & “Keep Warm” with Frigidaire}

Biscotti Vert

Pin It I finally get the love people have for Biscotti. I honestly didn’t understand it before. Why was there such adoration for a crunchy type treat that seemed to be having an identity crisis? Is it a cookie or is it a biscuit? Besides that, all the Biscotti I had in the past seemed…

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Multi-Generational Parenting {Recipe: Mike’s Favorite Waffles}

The Very Best Fluffy Waffle Recipe

Pin It My oldest brother, Mike, is 22 years older than me. I’ve never thought a whole lot about that, until recently. He was married by the time I was born and began his own family just a few years after my birth. Sure, it was kind of odd growing up with a nephew just…

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Merry Christmas {Recipe: Our Favorite Homemade Cinnamon Rolls}

Cinnamon Rolls one

There are just a couple more days until Christmas! This morning, as I sit by the light of the Christmas tree, with presents wrapped (ahead of time, which NEVER happens) I can’t help but feel so grateful for all of the blessings in my life. I love Christmas, for a multitude of reasons, but mostly…

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Morning Thanks {Recipe: Eggnog French Toast}

French Toast Vertical

Pin It In my fantasy world, mornings would be calm…a time for soft music and happy chatter.  Ideally, I would get up before the kids, sit down to a nice cup of coffee, catch up on the days news (aka Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) and make a delicious breakfast for all to share. Instead, most mornings…

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Is Good? {Recipe: Eggnog Syrup for Pancakes or Waffles}

Eggnog Syrup

Pin It I made something today that kind of blew my mind. In fact, after it was done cooking, I stuck a spoon into the pot, took a lick and “mmmmmmmmm’d” so loud my 2 year old came running into the kitchen saying, “Is good, mama? Is good?” I continued to spoon the golden goodness…

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